Civil War Albumen Photograph, The Suck on Tenn. River Above Bridgeport
Albumen photograph, 9.75 x 8 in., on 11.75 x 10 in. mount with ink caption, "The Suck on Tenn. River Above Bridgeport," photographer unknown. A tethered steamship crawls towards massive coils of rope waiting on the banks of the Tennessee River for the steamship to dock. A lone man stands erect in the distance on a sand bar. Presumably taken during the summer of 1863.
Even toning to image and mount. It is captioned a second time in pencil on the verso. Light stain along left edge of mount, near top left corner. Edge and corner wear to mount, with bumped corners.